Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) has signed a Collaborative Agreement with Milan Utama Sdn Bhd (Milan Utama) for a strategic partnership to provide enhanced content for a Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation solution.
Under the agreement, both parties will be collaborating in various initiatives to further enhance the content of Lokatoo, a GPS navigation system developed by Milan Utama. Through this partnership, Yellow Pages business listings and TM WiFi sites will also be embedded into the GPS navigation system. The enhanced content will include more than 3,500 Yellow Pages’ listing and location of more than 23,000 TM WiFi sites.
Azizi A Hadi, Executive Vice President, SME, TM, represented TM at the signing ceremony while Dato’ Wan Mohamad Saleh Wan Mahmood, Executive Chairman, Milan Utama Sdn Bhd signed the agreement on behalf of Milan Utama.
“I believe that the partnership established between TM and Milan Utama will bring both parties closer towards the development of a complete navigational system in Malaysia. It is great to see that this venture has brought another local company to a new level – a step further to stay competitive in navigation industry.” said Azizi.
“TM is indeed proud to collaborate with Milan Utama, which happens to be one of our customers from the SME segment and also the first local company that produces a GPS navigational device. This collaboration portrays TM’s unwavering support to Malaysian companies in developing our own local brand with the spirit of ‘Malaysia Boleh!’ I would like to reiterate, with TM as your partner, our resources are your resources to grow and realise your potential,” added Azizi.
The Lokatoo GPS navigation system will be available for mass consumer segment by end of 2012.
Visit Lokatoo web site for more information